The Citizen’s Utility Board is a champion for consumers seeking energy savings, and s co-hosting an event next week in Bunker Hill.  On Tuesday, September 23, you can go to a presentation at Bunker Hill City Hall at either 12:30pm or 6pm, and learn more about choices in the gas and electric market, updates to the power grid, new pricing programs with Smart Meters on the horizon, and other issues.


CUB Spokesman Jim Chilsen says you should pre-register if you plan to come to either session.


Click here for Chilsen's comments


Chilsen reminds that the cleanest, cheapest kilowatt-hour is the one people don't use, and touts energy efficiency.   You can register for this event by calling 1-877-782-7005

He reminds the CUB Energy Saver is a web tool that has been showing people how to cut their electric and gas bills by an average of more than $100 a year.   You can find a link to that site at this story at


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